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Columbus man arrested for 8th St. homicide appears in court

(Source: Muscogee County Jail) (Source: Muscogee County Jail)
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

A Columbus man who is a suspect in two murder cases will appear in court Thursday morning.

Brandon Senior has been charged with the shooting death of Nathan Johnson. Johnson died August 20, 2017, on 8th Street in Columbus.

Senior appeared in Recorder’s Court at 8 a.m.  and pleaded not guilty to murder, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime. Judge Julius Hunter bound the case to Superior Court.

The 31-year-old is also a suspect in a murder that happened two days after Johnson when Tamir Harris was shot and killed in a neighborhood on 4th Avenue. Harris was found suffering from a gunshot wound Aug. 22.

The case involving Harris has been sent to Superior Court.

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